18100 - AFJROTC: Aerospace I


This is an aviation history course for all first year cadets focusing on the development of flight throughout the centuries. It begins with ancient civilizations, then progresses through time to modern day. The emphasis is on civilian and military contributions to aviation; the development, modernization, and transformation of the Air Force; and a brief astronomical and space exploration history. Throughout the course are readings, videos, hands-on activities, and in-text and student workbook exercises to guide in the reinforcement of the materials. When taken as a stand-alone course, Leadership Education (LE) will be integrated. LE-100 contains sections on cadet and Air Force organizational structure; uniform ware; customs; courtesies, and other military traditions, health and wellness; fitness; individual self-control; and citizenship. All students enrolled in this course will be required to participate in physical fitness activities. This course receives Physical Education credit towards graduation. Successful completion of the program may qualify students to receive the Mastery of Subject Area Graduation Endorsement. Students are encouraged to work with their program teachers to determine eligibility.

Credits: 1
1 Elective Credit
Course Fees  


None; may count as PE credit